New reports on the London data center market and Western Europe show increases in demand, but fundamental shifts underway. Also, European colocation provider Interxion co-chairs a Green Grid committee.
A new $25 million data center opened today at the Philadelphia Technology Park, a new facility located in the Philadelphia Navy Yard. The 25,700 square foot data center was developed by the operators of the Baltimore Technology Park.
Expedient Communications, the colocation and managed hosting arm of Continental Broadband, announced plans to expand into the Columbus, Ohio market with a new data center facility that will open in January.
Sellers of wholesale data center space are increasingly competing with colocation providers on deals, according to company executives in both sector. Meanwhile, one major wholesale player has bought a prominent colocation operation.